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Thinkin’ Dirty: 2021 World Finals at Charlotte

World Finals

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Brandon Sheppard, Matt Sheppard and Brad Sweet are crowned series champions as the World Finals at Charlotte cap the 2021 season for the World of Outlaws Late Model, Super DIRTcar and World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series.

Thinkin’ Dirty: 2021 Flo Racing Night in America at Volunteer Speedway

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Photo Credit: World Racing Group via Jim DenHamer

Superman kept Yung Money at bay to become the first driver to win multiple races in the Flo Racing Night in America series, scoring the $10,000 win at Volunteer Speedway Wednesday night.

Thinkin’ Dirty: 2021 Dream(s) at Eldora

Virginia Motor Speedway winner Brandon Overton rejoices after winning at Eldora Speedway (May 2021).

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The Headlines Brandon Overton served the state of Ohio its biggest ass-whooping since Alabama/Ohio State. That is all. Our Feature Spotlights Thursday, June 10 Spotlight: 2021 Dream Where: Eldora Speedway – Rossburg, Ohio (streamed on FLORacing) Why We Chose It: At $127,000-to-win, the largest purse of the 2021 dirt racing season and the third-largest purse …

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Thinkin’ Dirty: 2021 Historic 100 at West Virginia Motor Speedway

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Photo Credit: World Racing Group via Jim DenHamer

The Headlines The All-Star Circuit of Champions’ NOS-fueled bender, a bumpy debut in Indy and country roads take Superman home. Our Feature Spotlights Thursday, June 3 Spotlight: All-Star Circuit of Champions Where: Fairbury American Legion Speedway – Fairbury, Ill. (streamed on Flo Racing) Why We Chose It: At $5,000-to-win, Thursday’s highest-paying race. Series points leader …

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Thinkin’ Dirty: 2021 Dairyland Showdown at Mississippi Thunder

Brandon Sheppard led the way in the 2021 Dairyland Showdown in Wisconsin. (Photo: World Racing Group)

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The A-Main: 2021 Dairyland Showdown Chris Madden was a late addition to the roster of World of Outlaws Late Model regulars this season, but he’s here to contend if the Dairyland Showdown was any indication. Madden led the majority of the $22,500-to-win Saturday night feature at Mississippi Thunder Speedway in Wisconsin, keeping a resurgent Brandon …

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Thursday Morning Thunder, Vol. 18: For Late Models, When Size Does Matter

Bristol dirt track view 2021 Chris Graythen Getty

(Photo: Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Had I waited another couple of hours to write this week’s Thinkin’ Dirty, the tenor may have been a little bit different. And thanks to a race at the dirt track equivalent of a superspeedway no less. This past Sunday night (April 25) was highlighted by a race dubbed simply “The Return.” In the first …

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Thinkin’ Dirty: 2021 Nininger Tribute at Hagerstown, Racing Emotional Support Alligators?

Tim McCreadie wins the 2021 Nininger Tribute Race at Eldora Speedway. Victory Lane Photo: World Racing Group

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The A-Main: Ricky Thornton Jr. led 49 laps of Saturday’s (April 17) Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series feature at Hagerstown Speedway in Maryland, but Tim McCreadie led the one that mattered. Finding a line on the low side of turns 1 and 2 in the closing laps, McCreadie got alongside Thornton on the final …

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